IA

National Population : 333,590,059
Iowa State Population : 3,039,784

About Jamaica, IA

Jamaica, IA is located in Guthrie County in the state of Iowa.

The total City Population for Jamaica is about 218 with about 184 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 360.

The Average Home Value is $102,800.00, which is roughly 12% lower than the Average Home Value of $116,245.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 46% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $48,654.00, which is roughly 16% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $57,814.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 15% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Jamaica is about 3.8%.

Iowa is ranked #35 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 27.78 out of 100.

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Voting

Guthrie County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 53.62% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 67.18%
Democratic: 31.16%
Libertarian: 1.24%
Other: 0.31%
Green: 0.11%


Nearby Locations

Yale, IA (4.23 mi.)
Cooper, IA (4.57 mi.)
Bagley, IA (6.11 mi.)
Dawson, IA (6.19 mi.)
Rippey, IA (9.79 mi.)
Panora, IA (9.82 mi.)
Bayard, IA (11.39 mi.)
Perry, IA (12.37 mi.)
Jefferson, IA (12.53 mi.)
Guthrie Ctr, IA (13.59 mi.)
Guthrie Center, IA (13.59 mi.)
Linden, IA (13.67 mi.)
Grand Jct, IA (14.79 mi.)
Grand Junction, IA (14.79 mi.)
Scranton, IA (16.80 mi.)
Minburn, IA (17.00 mi.)
Bouton, IA (17.13 mi.)
Coon Rapids, IA (17.82 mi.)
Menlo, IA (19.43 mi.)
Dana, IA (19.74 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 50128
Latitude : 41.852426
Longitude : -94.297022
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1033 ft.
Area Code(s) : 641

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.29
Male Population Estimate : 50.28%
Female Population Estimate : 49.72%
Median Age : 46.0
Male Median Age : 44.3
Female Median Age : 46.9

White Population Estimate : 98.33%
Black Population Estimate : 0.83%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.89%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Other Population Estimate : 2.22%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Jamaica specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Guthrie County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Guthrie County: About 33 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Guthrie County is about 89% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.